HEALTH SAFETY & ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGER

In the United States, Ariston is a leading manufacturer of premium, high efficiency, and high-quality heating and water heating solutions for residential and commercial applications in North America. Operating with brands including HTP, Ariston and American Standard Water Heaters, Ariston USA is headquartered in Southeastern MA, with local manufacturing as well as Sales and Distribution locations throughout the US. 

Ariston USA is part of Ariston Group, a global leader in renewable and high-efficiency solutions for water and space heating, components and burners, and it demonstrates its commitment to sustainability through the development of products such as heat pumps, water heater heat pump, hybrid solutions and solar thermal systems. Ariston Group has 7,743 employees, representative offices in 42 countries, 23 production sites and 25 research and development centers in 4 continents. In 2021, the Group reported a turnover of 1.99 billion euros and sales of 9 million products in about 150 countries around the world.
 

The role, is reporting to the Site Manager, will be responsible for the following activities:
•    Oversee HSE activities to ensure legal compliance to local legal requirements.
•    Perform job exposure analysis to ensure safe work environments according to HSE standards and local legal requirements.
•    Monitor the effective implementation of appropriate HSE procedures and provide for their updating in line with changes in legislation and Group standards
•    Develop, implement, and oversee safety and health programs.
•    Give support in implementing the site health and safety management system according to ISO 45001:2018 standard
•    Give support in implementing the site environmental management system according to ISO 14001:2015 standard 
•    Ensure effective incident management including incidents investigation, root cause identification, prevention plans setting, follow up and reporting. 
•    Ensure daily, weekly, monthly and annual inspections and perform self-assessment and internal audits to comply with local regulations
•    Maintain relevant HSE logs and documentation. 
•    Support in designing safety training programs for employees, ensure response to all specific requirements and maintain knowledge of all company safety programs, draft all materials for training programs within required timeframe
•    Oversee waste management system, waste reduction monitoring and ensure regulatory agency compliance, labeling, containments, proper disposal and documentation.
•    Give support in maintaining good relationship with public institutions (Municipality, Province, Region, Local Healthcare Institution, Regional Environmental Protection Agency, Fire Department), also for inspections, requests for authorizations and/or licenses. 
Education and experience:
The ideal candidate has a degree in Environmental Engineering (or equivalent) and an experience of at least 5 years in the role in manufacturing companies.
Knowledge of health, safety and the environment regulations is required. 

Skills and abilities required: 
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
Problem Solving/Analysis. Provide solutions to safety and health issues in a wide variety of areas. Demonstrate successful leadership and guidance of health, safety and environmental management and interaction with all levels of management.

This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties to be performed. 
 

We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunities for all people, by offering a work environment accessible, welcoming, inclusive and in compliance with all legal obligations.
Location:  Freetown, MA/non-Hybrid position

In the United States, Ariston is a leading manufacturer of premium, high efficiency, and high-quality heating and water heating solutions for residential and commercial applications in North America. Operating with brands including HTP, Ariston and American Standard Water Heaters, Ariston USA is headquartered in Southeastern MA, with local manufacturing as well as Sales and Distribution locations throughout the US. 

Ariston USA is part of Ariston Group, a global leader in renewable and high-efficiency solutions for water and space heating, components and burners, and it demonstrates its commitment to sustainability through the development of products such as heat pumps, water heater heat pump, hybrid solutions and solar thermal systems. Ariston Group has 7,743 employees, representative offices in 42 countries, 23 production sites and 25 research and development centers in 4 continents. In 2021, the Group reported a turnover of 1.99 billion euros and sales of 9 million products in about 150 countries around the world.
 

The role, is reporting to the Site Manager, will be responsible for the following activities:
•    Oversee HSE activities to ensure legal compliance to local legal requirements.
•    Perform job exposure analysis to ensure safe work environments according to HSE standards and local legal requirements.
•    Monitor the effective implementation of appropriate HSE procedures and provide for their updating in line with changes in legislation and Group standards
•    Develop, implement, and oversee safety and health programs.
•    Give support in implementing the site health and safety management system according to ISO 45001:2018 standard
•    Give support in implementing the site environmental management system according to ISO 14001:2015 standard 
•    Ensure effective incident management including incidents investigation, root cause identification, prevention plans setting, follow up and reporting. 
•    Ensure daily, weekly, monthly and annual inspections and perform self-assessment and internal audits to comply with local regulations
•    Maintain relevant HSE logs and documentation. 
•    Support in designing safety training programs for employees, ensure response to all specific requirements and maintain knowledge of all company safety programs, draft all materials for training programs within required timeframe
•    Oversee waste management system, waste reduction monitoring and ensure regulatory agency compliance, labeling, containments, proper disposal and documentation.
•    Give support in maintaining good relationship with public institutions (Municipality, Province, Region, Local Healthcare Institution, Regional Environmental Protection Agency, Fire Department), also for inspections, requests for authorizations and/or licenses. 
Education and experience:
The ideal candidate has a degree in Environmental Engineering (or equivalent) and an experience of at least 5 years in the role in manufacturing companies.
Knowledge of health, safety and the environment regulations is required. 

Skills and abilities required: 
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
Problem Solving/Analysis. Provide solutions to safety and health issues in a wide variety of areas. Demonstrate successful leadership and guidance of health, safety and environmental management and interaction with all levels of management.

This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties to be performed. 
 

We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunities for all people, by offering a work environment accessible, welcoming, inclusive and in compliance with all legal obligations.
Location:  Freetown, MA/non-Hybrid position

Location: 

East Freetown, US, 02717

Posting Date:  Sep 24, 2022


Nearest Major Market: New Bedford